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Can't log in with my OpenID - Troubleshooting Tips [duplicate]

I'm experiencing trouble with OpenID sign-in on site. What are the needful steps that can help on troubleshooting OpenID login issues? Return to FAQ index
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1answer
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Cannot login to Stack Exchange using Blogger OpenID with custom domain [duplicate]

I tried to login today using my blogger custom domain account, but I kept getting a 404 error. Here are the steps I tried using both Chrome and a Internet Explorer, both with cache and cookies cleared:...
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How can I access to my previous account? [duplicate]

I have an account in Stack Exchange communities. I use OpenID login, but apparently I can't do this any more. I add Google address as they asked, but it creates this new account and I lose all my ...
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How to connect to my old account which was using OpenID [duplicate]

I've noticed today that users can't use OpenID for login anymore. I have an old account with linked only to OpenID. How I can login into my old Stack Overflow profile now?
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Ch-ch-ch-changes: Left nav, responsive design, & themes

Thanks everyone for your feedback. The team has responded to feedback in the post Left nav, responsive design, and theming next steps . Check it out. Ch-ch-ch-changes are coming. As you've ...
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2018 monthly product team updates

Mid-2017 TeamDAG started publishing monthly updates. This post will continue that effort into 2018. (See 2017's updates here.) Updates are posted at the beginning of the month. They cover what was ...
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If we built two-factor authentication for Stack Exchange OpenID, would you use it?

We've decided that we won't be working on this project. Sorry to all the people who were in favour of it. [Related: Two factor authentication for Stack Exchange] So, over the last couple of weeks, I ...
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myOpenID shuts down February 1, 2014; add an alternative login method to your account [closed]

Janrain has announced end of service for myOpenID, one of the many OpenID providers. MyOpenID will not be available starting February 1, 2014. (An earlier Twitter announcement from Janrain hinted at ...
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Authenticate to Stack Exchange using GitHub

I've seen sign in methods using GitHub as an authentication provider, for example c9.io: (AWS Cloud9) Is it possible to authenticate into Stack Exchange using this method? At the moment there's ...
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Stop advertising the SE app on the mobile site

If I visit any SE site on my phone, I get the following banner on questions encouraging me to download the app: It is possible to dismiss this banner, but you have to do this for every single site ...
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What constitutes an answer on Meta?

We have plenty of guidance about what constitutes an answer on a main site. However, Meta is very different from main sites (as we all know), and I don't know of any "Not an Answer" guidance ...
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Remove the option to log in with ClaimID

The login page offers an option to login with ClaimID, which has ceased operations according to the notice on their site. Are there any plans to remove the ClaimID button from the login page in the ...
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How to set Firefox to log in to Stack Exchange chat

I cannot log in to Stack Exchange chat. If I check the Login help page, I get the following error. Test 5: Communication with stackauth.com – failed - IFRAMEs – ok - Referrer – ok - ...
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Homepage showing “answered by Joe” but it wasn't

Noticed this in MSE homepage: However, clicking it resulted in this: That's no Joe. Both employees, both with diamond, but different people with separate accounts. Joe did accept the answer,...
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Can't login to Area 51

When logging in into Area 51 (with my Stack Exchange credentials), I'm greeted with the following cryptic error message: I've tried clearing the cache and using another browser, but nothing helps. ...

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